Engineering Company Chief Executive Officer Job in Kenya

Our client ¡s a well established Engineering Company that offers engineering services in the telecommunications and power sectors.

They wish to recruit a Chief Executive Officer to offer leadership and management.

Job Ref: MN 7647

Job Profile: Reporting to the Board of Directors, the CEO will be expected to offer leadership and management for the operations of the companies in order to increase stakeholder value; in accordance with the Mission and Vision of the Company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Under direction of the Board of Directors, the CEO will be responsible for development, innovation and execution of the Company’s long term strategy.
  • Responsible for all day-to-day operational management.
  • Secretary to the Board: Responsible for maintenance of minutes of meetings and Board resolutions.
  • Provide leadership and direction towards achieving company’s mission and strategic objectives.
  • Ensure that the companies operate strictly in accordance with all applicable laws and timely payment of all taxes, levies, and license fees.
  • Create a work environment that recruits, retains and supports quality and highly motivated staff.
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with all stakeholders.
  • Development of the companies’ annual budget and ensure alignment of the budget to the Company’s Strategic objectives.
  • Ensure the integrity of all control systems, including Risk Management, and adherence to Standard Operating Procedures, to safeguard the reputation of the companies at all times.
  • Regular engagement with all stakeholders to appreciate issues and develop relationships; with customers, employees, business partners, Governments and Regulators.

Person Profile

  • Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a bias in Telecommunications from an accredited and recognized university.
  • A Masters’ Degree will be an added advantage.
  • Continuous career advancement since graduation.
  • At least twenty years working experience in the telecommunications industry.
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in a Senior Management Position.
  • Firm grasp of theoretical and practical aspects of telecommunications engineering.
  • Basic accounting knowledge; profit and loss, balance sheet, cash flow management, general finance and budgeting.
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the local telecommunications industry.


  • A probation period of six (6) months will be mandatory.
  • The position is for a three (3) year renewable contract by mutual consent.

Apply to and ensure you indicate your current/past monthly salary

Closing Date: 9th November 2018

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Engineering and Technical
Updated: November 2, 2018 — 8:21 am